These files describe the DVDs and provide ideas for teachers to use in classwork and extension activities. Click on the links below download the Word Doc files.
Kick it – Anti Social Behaviour
It is imperative that we, as a community, do our utmost to support schools in tackling antisocial behaviour. Empowering young people with information on the consequences of antisocial behaviour is not always easy to deliver in schools.
Kick it – Binge Drinking
Because sensible alcohol consumption is prevalent in numerous social settings, condemning drinking carte blanche is not a credible message to young people.
Kick it – Bullying
Bullying in all its forms can spread through peer groups insidiously, even driving some children to attempt to take their own lives.
Kick it – Junk Food
NHS research states that currently a quarter of 2-10 year olds and a third of 11-15 year olds are overweight or obese.
Kick it – Smoking
We have focused purely on the dangers of cigarette smoking. We believe being offered cigarettes is the first opportunity children are given to find the wherewithal to be assertive in relation to potential problems with drugs.
Kick it – Truancy
On a typical day, some 55,600 pupils are skipping lessons. A million children are absent for 10% of the school year and this contributes to high illiteracy levels.